Russian 3: module 1

Course Dates: 17/09/20 - 03/12/20
Time: 10:45 - 12:15
Location: Online
Tutors:

Suitable if you have completed Russian 2 or have an equivalent level.Further develop your listening and speaking skills and gain an insight into aspects of Russian culture.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.

Description

What is the course about?

This course aims to increase your fluency in everyday topics and widen your knowledge of grammatical structures and vocabulary.

This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

Themes: Personal information, the world of work, daily routines, leisure.
Grammar: conjugation of certain verbs, verbs of motion, verbal aspects, expression of time.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

- talk about personal information

- talk about the world of work,

- talk about daily routines

- talk about leisure.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

You should have completed a two-year course and have a good basic knowledge of Russian.

For further details of the specific foreign language skills required for this level, please see the languages self-assessment chart, using the link at the top of this page. You can also find the chart at the start of the languages section in our course guide. You will also need to be able to respond to simple instructions and read course documents in English and be at ease with the use of number for daily activities (e.g using money, telling the time, etc). It is essential that you have some knowledgeo f basic (such as nouns and verbs) and more intermediate grammar terminology.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course is based on the communicative approach:

- active students’ interaction
- emphasis on speaking and listening skills
- pair and group work
- role plays
- use of realia, pictures and authentic material
- use of audio-visual techniques when appropriate

Please note, students are expected to participate in oral classroom activities and to do some homework as and when required.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Based on the coursebook “Poekhali 2.I” by S. Chernyshov & A. Chernyshova ISBN 9785865474357 - and
additional materials provided by the tutor. Please try: Grant and Cutler at Foyles - www.grantandcutler.com
/ 0207 440 3248 or the European bookshop- http://www.europeanbookshop.com/setbooksearch1.php.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Russian 3: module 2. Please enrol as early as possible to avoid disappointment.

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A challenging course but an extremely rewarding insight into the language and culture of Russia
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Review by anonymous / (Posted on 23/11/2019)
it can be great fun
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Review by Ursula Cornish / (Posted on 19/11/2019)
Tutor Biographies
Eugeniya Clark

Eugeniya is a Russian teacher who lived most of her life in Moscow. She holds a degree in language teaching from Moscow State University as well as a PGCE. She has also trained to be a language teacher at City Lit. Eugeniya has taught Russian at all levels in a wide range of institutions including secondary schools, London universities and various language centres and agencies. She enjoys teaching adults who need Russian for travelling, communicating with friends or who would like to learn about Russian history, politics and literature. Her passions are languages, literature, art, and travelling.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.

Book your place

Course Code: LR311

Please choose a course date 

Thu, day, 17 Sep - 03 Dec '20

Duration: 12 sessions (over 12 weeks)

Full fee: £179.00
Senior fee: £143.00
Concession: £109.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

Any questions? languages@citylit.ac.uk
or call 020 7492 2644

Please note: we offer a wide variety of financial support to make courses affordable. For more information visit our online Help Center. You can also visit the Information, Advice and Guidance drop-in service, open from 12 – 6.45, Monday to Friday.